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WILD WALES., Borrow, George.  Introduction by Brian Rhys.
1 Borrow, George. Introduction by Brian Rhys. WILD WALES.
London Collins Clear-Type Press Full-Leather Very Good 
602 pp , 16mo (6 1/8" H), thin burgundy leather over card covers/spine - gold lettering and decoration on spine, top edge gilt - in slipcase. Burgundy endpapers, b&w frontispiece. George Borrow recounts his adventures touring Wales in 1854. Several creases to page leaf 559/560, small corner creases on page leaf 561/562, minor corner wear, area of darker colour on front cover. Slipcase has light to moderate edge/corner wear, a few tiny scuffs on panels. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
NORTH WALES.  THE 'BEAUTIFUL BRITAIN' SERIES., Morris, Joseph E.
2 Morris, Joseph E. NORTH WALES. THE 'BEAUTIFUL BRITAIN' SERIES.
Adam & Charles Black, London, 1911. 
64 pp, 8vo (9" H), hard cover (medium blue cloth with dark blue lettering, banding and decorations on spine and front board, colour pastedown on front board) - no dust jacket. Pictorial endpapers, tipped-in colour frontispiece and 10 colour plates - collated. Contents: Llangollen and the Vale of Clwyd; The North Coast from Conway to Carnarvon; Snowdon and the Mountains of Carnarvonshire; The Mountains of Merioneth; Index. Very light browning and scattered light foxing marks on textpages an d endpapers, light browning and tiny foxing marks on fore-edge and bottom of textblock, a few tiny soiling specks in margin of pages 62 & 63, tiny liquid stain at fore-edge of last illustration page, very light edge wear to boards, tiny din t a t b o t t om of front board, darkening to top edge of boards, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, slight fading to spine color. Good+ 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
MAINE BEAUTIFUL.  A PICTORIAL RECORD COVERING ALL THE COUNTIES OF MAINE, WITH TEXT BETWEEN., Nutting, Wallace.  With poems by Mildred Hobbs.
3 Nutting, Wallace. With poems by Mildred Hobbs. MAINE BEAUTIFUL. A PICTORIAL RECORD COVERING ALL THE COUNTIES OF MAINE, WITH TEXT BETWEEN.
Framingham, Massachusetts Old America Company 1924 First Edition Hard Cover Good Signed by Author
302 pp, 10 3/16" H. Green cloth, profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, drawings. Signed by author on front free endpaper. Section headings: Explanatory; Maine; The Approaches to Maine; Maps of Maine (provides text only); The Coast of Maine; Maine from Kittery to Portland; Passama-quoddy Bay; Maine's Mountain Regions; The Lakes and Streams of Maine; Old Maine Mills; Canoeing in Maine; The Trees of Maine; Ornamental and Fruit Trees; Maine Apple Blossoms; Maine in Winter; Attractive Maine Villages; Some Maine Cities; Let Us Go Down Into Maine!; A National Asset; Something Not Beautiful; Vacationing in Maine; The Setting of a Cottage; The Country Parsonage; Welcome Home; Old Dwellings in Maine; Wells and Springs; The Superiority of Country Life; What Explorers Thought of Maine; The Romance of the Kennebec; A Wonderful Old Edifice; Dwellings at Kittery; The Empire of Aroostook; View Points in Maine; Truth and Beauty; Hidden Things Come to Light; Superlatives; The Future of Maine; Comment on Line Drawings; Some of the Pictures in Detail; Acknowledgements; Index. Small word in ink at top of front pastedown, very light soiling on top/bottom of text block, slight toning to edges of text block, light edge wear at corners and top/bottom of spine, slight separation between some page gatherings but holding firmly, wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, some loss of gold on front board title block, slight fading to spine color, some slight variation in color on boards, a few very light stains on spine and rear board. 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
MEN-OF-WAR 1770-1970., Thornton, J.M.
4 Thornton, J.M. MEN-OF-WAR 1770-1970.
Watford, Herefordshire Model and Allied Publications / Argus 1978 0852426100 / 9780852426104 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good J. M. Thornton. 
104 pp, large 8vo (9 7/8" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w drawings. "This second collection of drawings from the pen of Captain J.M. Thornton amplifies his first book, 'Warships 1860-1970', and further illustrates the development and deployment of warships from the wooden-walls of yesterday to the metal monster of the twenieth century." Previous owner's small stamp on front pastedown, soft bump at top corner of front cover. Dust jacket has very light wrinkling at top of spine and flap-folds, very minor edge wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 


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